Occupational Employment Statistics

Occupational Employment and Wages, May 2011

49-2094 Electrical and Electronics Repairers, Commercial and Industrial Equipment

Repair, test, adjust, or install electronic equipment, such as industrial controls, transmitters, and antennas. Excludes "Avionics Technicians" (49-2091), "Electronic Equipment Installers and Repairers, Motor Vehicles" (49-2096), and "Electrical and Electronics Installers and Repairers, Transportation Equipment" (49-2093).


National estimates for this occupation
Industry profile for this occupation
Geographic profile for this occupation

National estimates for this occupation: Top

Employment estimate and mean wage estimates for this occupation:

Employment (1) Employment
RSE (3)
Mean hourly
wage
Mean annual
wage (2)
Wage RSE (3)
67,220 1.6 % $25.20 $52,420 0.5 %

Percentile wage estimates for this occupation:

Percentile 10% 25% 50%
(Median)
75% 90%
Hourly Wage $15.66 $20.06 $25.16 $29.90 $35.10
Annual Wage (2) $32,570 $41,720 $52,320 $62,190 $73,010


Industry profile for this occupation: Top

Industries with the highest published employment and wages for this occupation are provided. For a list of all industries with employment in this occupation, see the Create Customized Tables function.

Industries with the highest levels of employment in this occupation:

Industry Employment (1) Percent of industry employment Hourly mean wage Annual mean wage (2)
Federal Executive Branch (OES Designation) 10,270 0.50 $27.87 $57,980
Building Equipment Contractors 4,490 0.27 $24.02 $49,970
Electronic and Precision Equipment Repair and Maintenance 3,520 3.61 $22.60 $47,020
Electrical and Electronic Goods Merchant Wholesalers 2,970 0.95 $23.97 $49,860
Navigational, Measuring, Electromedical, and Control Instruments Manufacturing 2,460 0.61 $24.52 $51,000

Industries with the highest concentration of employment in this occupation:

Industry Employment (1) Percent of industry employment Hourly mean wage Annual mean wage (2)
Electronic and Precision Equipment Repair and Maintenance 3,520 3.61 $22.60 $47,020
Commercial and Industrial Machinery and Equipment (except Automotive and Electronic) Repair and Maintenance 2,460 1.35 $23.65 $49,190
Pesticide, Fertilizer, and Other Agricultural Chemical Manufacturing 480 1.35 $26.53 $55,170
Pulp, Paper, and Paperboard Mills 1,480 1.35 $27.15 $56,480
Resin, Synthetic Rubber, and Artificial Synthetic Fibers and Filaments Manufacturing 1,000 1.15 $27.88 $57,990

Top paying industries for this occupation:

Industry Employment (1) Percent of industry employment Hourly mean wage Annual mean wage (2)
Oil and Gas Extraction 180 0.11 $33.49 $69,660
Electric Power Generation, Transmission and Distribution 850 0.21 $32.77 $68,170
Support Activities for Water Transportation 70 0.07 $32.06 $66,690
Other Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services 180 0.03 $31.92 $66,380
Aerospace Product and Parts Manufacturing 890 0.19 $31.24 $64,970


Geographic profile for this occupation: Top

States and areas with the highest published employment, location quotients, and wages for this occupation are provided. For a list of all areas with employment in this occupation, see the Create Customized Tables function.





States with the highest employment level in this occupation:

State Employment (1) Employment per thousand jobs Location quotient (9) Hourly mean wage Annual mean wage (2)
California 6,490 0.46 0.88 $27.93 $58,100
Texas 5,350 0.52 0.99 $24.65 $51,270
Florida 4,620 0.65 1.23 $23.77 $49,440
Pennsylvania 4,520 0.82 1.56 $23.87 $49,640
Georgia 3,370 0.89 1.70 $23.84 $49,590




States with the highest concentration of jobs and location quotients in this occupation:

State Employment (1) Employment per thousand jobs Location quotient (9) Hourly mean wage Annual mean wage (2)
Utah 1,250 1.07 2.04 $25.73 $53,530
South Carolina 1,860 1.05 2.00 $22.80 $47,420
Maine 610 1.05 2.01 $24.89 $51,770
South Dakota 360 0.93 1.77 $20.25 $42,110
Georgia 3,370 0.89 1.70 $23.84 $49,590




Top paying States for this occupation:

State Employment (1) Employment per thousand jobs Location quotient (9) Hourly mean wage Annual mean wage (2)
District of Columbia 140 0.22 0.42 $40.01 $83,220
Alaska 180 0.58 1.11 $34.09 $70,900
Washington 1,610 0.59 1.13 $31.75 $66,030
Hawaii 370 0.63 1.21 $29.74 $61,860
Wyoming 240 0.86 1.65 $29.32 $60,980





Metropolitan areas with the highest employment level in this occupation:

Metropolitan area Employment (1) Employment per thousand jobs Location quotient (9) Hourly mean wage Annual mean wage (2)
Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Marietta, GA 1,530 0.68 1.31 $21.89 $45,540
Los Angeles-Long Beach-Glendale, CA Metropolitan Division 1,440 0.38 0.72 $26.48 $55,070
Houston-Sugar Land-Baytown, TX 1,430 0.56 1.07 $26.24 $54,580
Dallas-Plano-Irving, TX Metropolitan Division 1,080 0.53 1.01 $22.76 $47,340
Warner Robins, GA 1,040 18.28 34.90 $25.44 $52,920
Orlando-Kissimmee-Sanford, FL 1,020 1.05 2.00 $22.89 $47,610
New York-White Plains-Wayne, NY-NJ Metropolitan Division 980 0.19 0.37 $27.57 $57,340
San Diego-Carlsbad-San Marcos, CA 970 0.79 1.50 $23.91 $49,730
Santa Ana-Anaheim-Irvine, CA Metropolitan Division 970 0.70 1.34 $29.93 $62,250
Chicago-Joliet-Naperville, IL Metropolitan Division 860 0.24 0.46 $26.68 $55,500




Metropolitan areas with the highest concentration of jobs and location quotients in this occupation:

Metropolitan area Employment (1) Employment per thousand jobs Location quotient (9) Hourly mean wage Annual mean wage (2)
Warner Robins, GA 1,040 18.28 34.90 $25.44 $52,920
Anniston-Oxford, AL 190 4.25 8.10 $22.27 $46,330
Ogden-Clearfield, UT 560 2.94 5.61 $27.72 $57,660
Bremerton-Silverdale, WA 200 2.48 4.74 $30.24 $62,900
Albany, GA 140 2.32 4.43 $25.59 $53,220
Parkersburg-Marietta-Vienna, WV-OH 150 2.26 4.31 $32.02 $66,590
Portsmouth, NH-ME 120 2.15 4.11 $25.28 $52,590
Killeen-Temple-Fort Hood, TX 250 2.00 3.82 $18.82 $39,160
Cedar Rapids, IA 250 1.85 3.52 $27.95 $58,130
Corpus Christi, TX 300 1.74 3.31 $27.00 $56,150